“ I checked this book out from the library and devoured it. Dr. Greene gave great information on everything from the clothes you dress your baby in to the paint you use in the nursery. It raised awareness about the choices we make as parents for our children and offered different suggestions for ways that you could go green. I also liked that resources are included in the book. This is a good...” --mhemingson
The ADHD Book of Lists: A Practical Guide for Helping Children and Teens with Attention Deficit Disorders
The ADHD Book of Lists is a comprehensive, reliable source of answers, practical strategies, and tools written in a convenient list format. Created for teachers (K-12), parents, school psychologists, medical and mental health professionals, counselors, and other school personnel, this important resource contains the most current information about Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)....
Treating Huckleberry Finn offers a drug-free alternative to treating rambunctious children. Author David Nylund's SMART approach is a five-step strategy to understanding, nourishing, and learning to control the millions of youngsters who have been unfairly branded with the diagnoses of attention deficit disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Children in Danger: Coping with the Consequences of Community Violence (Jossey-Bass Social and Behavioral Science Series.)
Childhood is ideally a time of safety, marked by freedom from the economic, sexual, and political demands that later become part of adult life. For many children, however, particularly those who live in our inner cities, childhood is increasingly a time of danger. In the urban war zones of Los Angeles, Chicago, and Washington, D.C., children grow up with firsthand knowledge of terror and...
"My kid is smart, but..." It takes more than school smarts to create a fulfilling life. In fact, many bright children face special challenges: Some are driven by perfectionism; Some are afraid of effort, because they're used to instant success; Some routinely butt heads with authority figures; Some struggle to get along with their peers ; ...
Even a shallow pool can be dangerous if you don't take care! Come inside "Safety Around Water" and learn how to keep safe and have fun at the lake, swimming pool or pond.
Totally updated and reorganized with an "I can do it!" attitude that teaches teens how to relate their knowledge and skills to everyday life. This comprehensive junior high textbook provides a hands-on approach to practical experiences that teach life skills.